Certified Energy Manager

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Organisation profile

For over 30 years, SQT Training Ltd has been providing a unique combination of high quality, accredited, practical training, delivered by leading industry experts and supported by the most up to date learning technology and tools. Our hands-on, engaging, real world approach to learning is fully supported and can be delivered as virtual, classroom based or blended training.

We provide both Public & tailored In-Company training in the areas of Continual Process Improvement, Environment & Energy Management, Food Safety, Health & Safety, Hospitals/Medical, Laboratory, Leadership, Lean Six Sigma, Life Sciences, Project Management & Quality.

Training aim

This course is to prepare attendees to complete the Certified Energy Manager examination.

Learning objectives

The designation CEM, which stands for Certified Energy Manager, recognises individuals who have demonstrated high levels of experience, competence, proficiency and ethical fitness in the energy management profession.

Course outline

  • Need for Energy management
  • Conducting an energy audit
  • Energy audit instrumentation
  • Energy accounting & benchmarking
  • HVAC systems and improvements
  • Boilers & Thermal systems
  • Motors & drive applications & compressed air systems
  • Maintenance
  • Commissioning
  • Economical analysis & life cycle costing
  • Alternative Energy
  • Energy Efficient Buildings
  • Energy Codes & Standards
  • Energy Purchasing
  • Energy rate structures
  • Thermal energy storage
  • Electrical systems, and more 

Trainer's profile

Ian Boylan has a Master's Degree in Sustainable Energy. He is a former Senior Electrical Engineer with the Irish Naval Service & worked as Energy Services Manager for an Irish Energy Management Consultancy. He is a Chartered Engineer and a member of the Engineers Ireland, founder president of the Association of Energy Engineers (Irish Chapter) and an approved AEE CEM Trainer.

Ian has assisted a number of companies to achieve the Irish Energy Management Standard IS393.

Course duration

6-days classroom based  training course.

Assessment & certification

Certified Energy Manager - awarded by the Association of Energy Engineers. Course learning will be assessed in a comprehensive open book examination.

Who should attend

Engineering Managers, Energy Managers, Design Engineers, Facility Managers, Energy Team Leaders, Commissioning Personnel, Energy Team members, Energy Consultants and Senior Technicians.